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What’s Killing American High School Football Stars?

After three high school athletes die on the field, parents are urged to educate themselves about sports concussions. This week, high school football player Tom Cutinella was laid to rest. The 16-year-old from Long Island died while blocking for a teammate during a football game.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

The brains of today’s football players are probably more inflamed than in the past due to the decreased consumption of omega-3 fatty acids. ¬†This lowers the threshold for concussion injury and its consequences.

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